isola greca: limited edition fruit bowl
Design Enzo Mari, 1964.
Bamboo laminated materials.
Made by Aura Collection.
This bowl was originally designed in marble and given the name "Paros", by Enzo Mari in 1964 and sold by Danese. In 2002 Aura, Incorporated has re-produced the Paros as "Isola Greca" in laminated bamboo. Isola Greca has a limited edition of 50 pieces and will be signed and numbered from 1/50 - 50/50 by Enzo Mari in his original handwriting.
Born in Novara, Italy in 1932 and graduating from the Academia di Brera in Milan, Enzo Mari began his career as a visual artist. He was accepted as a product designer with his series of designs for Danese in Milan. From 1976 to 1979 he was Board Chairman of the Industrial Design in Italy. His works have been commercialized by companies such as Artemide, Driado, KPM, Zanotta, and others. Mari now engages in activities as an artist, a critic, and a product designer.
11.2" w | 11.2" d | 5.9" h
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